Office of Education

The general responsibilities of OE include: identify educational needs of members; coordinate education-related activities of APS entities; strengthen the educational portfolio of APS; oversee the online educational content coordinated in the Professional Development Center of the APS website; suggest to Council the strategic vision to meet future APS educational needs. OE will provide leadership for, and coordinate, the Society’s education efforts. The degree of the responsibilities of the OE is broad and must coordinate with a large number of APS boards, committees and initiatives. The OE will provide a vision for high educational impact and engage multiple levels of concentration to provide effective coordination and leadership in all realms of education.

Full NameOrganizationPositionTerm StartTerm EndMember Type
Monica M. LewandowskiOhio State UniversityDirector8/8/20198/10/2022M202148
Kimberly D. GwinnUniversity of TennesseePDC Managing Editor8/10/20178/1/2023M028501
Shunping DingCalifornia Polytechnic State UnivTeaching Committee Chair8/7/20218/10/2022PD226040
Robert Louis HirschUniversity of KentuckyWebinar Acquisitions Editor11/10/20218/1/2024PD233564
Ana Cristina FulladolsaColorado State UniversityMember8/10/20178/12/2023M218858
Robert Louis HirschUniversity of KentuckyMember8/7/20218/1/2024PD233564
Sara Thomas-SharmaLouisiana State UniversityMember8/8/20198/10/2022PD197010
Brantlee Spakes RichterUniversity of FloridaEx-Officio Voting1/1/202112/31/2023M161661
Kevin OngTexas A&M UniversityEx-Officio (non-voting)8/7/20218/1/2024M103065
Courtney A. GallupCorteva AgriscienceCouncil Liaison - Ex Officio8/15/20208/1/2023M187015
Carol EricsonAPSStaff Liaison8/7/20218/10/2022Z264221